Mechanism of Jwara leading to Raktapitta - A Review Article

  • Dr. Niveditha R. Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Roganidana, Government Ayurvedic Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA.
  • Thrilok GK Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Roganidana, Government Ayurvedic Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA.
  • Janaki YS Professor, Dept. of Kaya Chikitsa, Government Ayurvedic Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA.
Keywords: Nidanarthakararoga, Nidana, Jwara, Raktapitta

Abstract

In the present era, many people rely on internet for treatment when they are initially affected by a disease. Many a time people approach physician only when they are afflicted with multiple conditions. In Ayurveda a disease leading to another disease is explained in the concept of Nidanarthakararoga, when the latter disease is treated it can only temporarily relieve the condition, by understanding the concept of Nidanarthakararoga, planning the treatment for former disease helps in managing both the condition. This article is a preliminary effort to analyze the concept of Nidanarthakararoga and Nidanartakaratva of Jwara leading to Raktapitta by thorough evaluation of Ayurvedic classics (Bruhatrayee & Madhava Nidana) and understanding them through contemporary science. Understanding the mechanism is very essential in diagnosing and its management.

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